WHY STEM EDUCATION WORKS
STEM Education Works developed in partnership with Purdue University has combined standards-aligned STEM curriculum with high quality robotics technology to empower students in grades 6 to 12 to integrate science and mathematics concepts into design-based learning engineering practices. Our teacher-designed, industry-aligned curriculum delivers authentic learning opportunities to students, bridging the gap between student outcomes and workforce development needs.
STEM Education Works influences students in grades 6-12 to become better problem solvers, creative and critical thinkers, and collaborators – skills that are necessary in the workforce and all areas of life.
The curriculum is blended from the top technology standards such as Standards for Technological Literacy (STL), Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and the Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA), and it includes enough material to span the duration of a semester and can be easily implemented alongside existing material.
STEM Education Works implements a living curriculum that changes with technology, keeping the lessons relevant to modern industry.
STEM Education Works is more affordable than its competitors and is developing granting partners to work with schools on costs. Our lineup offers flexibility for teachers to choose which kit to purchase, depending on their classroom’s need.
The curriculum can be used for all students, allowing for adaptation depending on student comfort with STEM and coding.
STEM Education Works developed in partnership with Purdue University has developed authentic industry-aligned learning experiences to cultivate the practical technical competencies and employability skills necessary for student success within regional workforce ecosystems.